Brock Swinson

“Where Harshness Meets Fabulosity” Steven Canals Talks ‘Pose’

“Where Harshness Meets Fabulosity” Steven Canals Talks ‘Pose’

Steven Canals grew up in New York City in the 1980s. “This was obviously a really bleak time for the city. We were contending with both the HIV-AIDS and crack epidemics, and I and I grew up in housing projects. The streets weren’t safe. My parents were very protective – maybe overprotective – so film […]

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“Your Pain Is Your Truth.” Elgin James on Writing ‘Mayans M.C.’ & ‘Little Birds’

“Your Pain Is Your Truth.” Elgin James on Writing ‘Mayans M.C.’ & ‘Little Birds’

Elgin James has lived a full life. He still is. A checkered history including seventeen years in street gangs, and even a stint in prison. He lost his mother at a young age with little direction and meaning in his life. Young Elgin could have wallowed in self-pity, but instead, he took pen to paper […]